george corvetteMay 2, 2013 - Shangri-La II Motorspeedway in Tioga Center, NY is ready to open the gates for their fifth consecutive season of competition on the high banked concrete oval. Having completed the first of three scheduled early season practice sessions on a beautiful day last Saturday, the teams and staff are ready to start the 2013 season of competition with Mothers Day Madness on Sunday, May 12th.

The second practice day on the schedule precedes the opener on Saturday, May 11. In competition for the season opener at the ASA Member track will be the Late Models, Sportsman, Street Stocks and Four Cylinder Stocks. Pit Gates for the season opener will open at 12:00pm. Grandstand Gate opens and Hot Laps begin at 1:30pm. Racing will get the green flag at 3:00 pm. "This year, it's all about fun" stated track owner/promoter George Swansbrough. "We want everyone to come out and enjoy themselves as a family. There is nowhere else around where the fans can see two different styles of racing competition on the same night, at the same facility and all for one admission price."

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Tioga Center, NY - Shangri-La II Motorspeedway in Tioga Center, NY is finalizing plans for a major milestone season. The "Concrete Castle" will celebrate their fifth season of competition when the gates swing open on Sunday May 12th. Mother's Day Madness will get the season underway for the third year in a row and will feature the four classes which will see regular weekly competition in 2013. The Latemodels, Sportsman, Street Stocks and Four Cylinder Stocks will once again compete for the track titles.

The Race of Champions Pavement Modified Tour will once again have three events on the high banks. The first is a 75 lapper on Sunday, May 19th. The second 75 lapper will be run on Sunday, July 28th and the third event will be part of the Fifth Annual Fall Brawl on Sunday, September 29th and it will be a 100 lap event.

There are three Saturday practice sessions scheduled in May for the teams to shake down their rides. The dates are May 4, 11 and 18. The one mid-week show this season will be on the track's 5th Official birthday - July 4th. This program will feature the Sportsman and two groups making their first ever trip to Shangri-La II. The New York State Big 10 Super Stock series will be competing in a 40 lap event and the Atlantic Coast Old Timers will be in action.

Track licenses are now available, and the pre-season discount of $50.00/license has been extended through April 30th. Drivers who are new to the speedway in 2013 and purchase a track license will receive a free pit pass. The free pit pass is good for the driver and pits only. It is not transferrable and not good for grandstand admission.

"We are excited that the time is getting near to get back to racing" said track manager, Amy Stilson. "We have put together a schedule which will run through the month of September, increasing the number of scheduled events by four over last season. We are pleased that the Race of Champions Modified Tour has selected us to host three events for the second year in a row. We are still working on some special additions to the schedule, and we will make those announcements as soon as the arrangements are firmed up. The rules for all four weekly classes have been updated on the official track website".

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Tioga Center, NY   Shangri-La II Motorspeedway in Tioga Center, NY is sad to announce the cancellation of the annual awards banquet which was scheduled for Saturday February 16, 2012 at The McKinley in Endicott, NY. “We didn’t have the response and early reservations we needed to host the event” said track manager, Amy Stilson. All trophies and prize monies will be forwarded to the recipients. Those who paid for their banquet tickets in advance will have their purchase refunded.

Please keep up with all official news from Shangri-LA II Motorspeedway on the track website http://www.shangrila-2.com

   

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Shangri-La II Motorspeedway in Tioga Center, NY will honor their 2012 season champions on Saturday night February 16, 2013 at The McKinley in Endicott, N.Y. “   Tickets are now on sale.  Please call the track office at 607-330-2622 for more info or to purchase tickets.

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fallbrawl4The fourth edition of "The Fall Brawl" is just a couple days away, and the excitement toward the event is greater than ever. The Fall Brawl is the season closing program at Shangri-La II Motorspeedway in Tioga Center, NY. This year's edition is scheduled for this coming weekend (September 21 – 23, 2012). "We have had some of the best competition in the history of the track this season, and we want to celebrate that accomplishment with the drivers, teams and fans who have supported Shangri-La II in 2012 and the past four years" said track manager, Amy Stilson.

The Fall Brawl weekend kicks off on Friday evening with an Open Practice for the classes scheduled for competition. The gates will open at 3:00 pm on Friday with cars on track from 4:00 pm until dark. Saturday, September 22 will feature the Sportsman, Street Stocks and Legends Cars. The Sportsman will be running a 75 lap feature, the ultra-competitive Street Stocks in a 50 lapper and the Legends Cars appearing for the first time this year in a 20 lap feature. The gem of the night will be the return of the Silver Dollar race. The Silver Dollar race is a 15 lap event for Shangri-La II Street Stock regulars who did not place in the top 5 in final season points. Following the on track action on Saturday, there will be a Pit Party which is open to anyone with paid admission to the track (Spectator, Driver, Crew) featuring a Pig Roast and non-alcoholic beverages supplied by the track. Attendees are encouraged to bring a dish to pass. The action continues on Sunday September 23rd with the Late Models, Pudgies Pizza 4 Cylinder Stocks and the RoC Modifieds. The Late Models are scheduled to compete in a 50 lap feature; the 4 cylinders will run a 30 lap feature and the Race of Champions Modifieds will close out their season with a 100 lapper.

Grandstand admission on Saturday is just $15.00, Sunday Grandstand is $20.00 or a combo 2 day admission is just $30.00 (a $5.00 savings). Kids under fifteen are admitted free.

Saturday – the Pit gate opens at 2:30 pm, Grandstand gate opens and Hotlaps begin at 4:00 pm. Racing gets the green flag at 6:00 pm. Sunday - the Pit gate opens at 10:00 am, Grandstand gate opens and Hotlaps begin at 12:30 pm and racing begins at 3:00 pm.

Come on up and get your campsite set-up and enjoy a full weekend of on-track action at "The Concrete Castle" as camping is always FREE at Shangri-La II

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